hydroponic spinach

How To Grow Fresh Hydroponic Spinach

How To Save Your Hydroponic Plant From Root Rot

How To Save Your Hydroponic Plant From Root Rot

How to Adjust pH Of Hydroponic Nutrient Solution

This is a diagram of a drip hydroponic system

What Is Drip Hydroponics?

Drip hydroponics can work well for many different types of hydroponic gardeners. Since drip hydroponics can be so versatile, it’s used by beginners on up to commercial growers. The process…

This is a diagram of a wick hydroponic system

What Is Wick Hydroponics?

The wick hydroponics are the most simplistic hydroponic systems there are. It can be a completely passive system so there is no need for pumps or electricity. Since there are…

This is a diagram of an ebb and flow hydroponic system

What Is Ebb And Flow Hydroponics?

The ebb and flow hydroponic system also called a flood and drain system. This is one of my favorite methods of hydroponics due to its ease of use, capabilities, and…

This is a diagram of a deep water culture (DWC) hydroponics system

What Is Deep Water Culture (DWC) Hydroponics

Deep water culture hydroponics is a popular method for at-home gardeners. Not only is it effective, but it’s an extremely easy hydroponic system to assemble and maintain. For those that…

Hydroponic nutrients

About Hydroponic Nutrients

As with all living things, plants need nutrients to survive. Since hydroponics doesn’t involve using dirt, which plants normally get their nutrients from, hydroponic nutrients need to be added to…

Hydroponic grow medium

7 Different Hydroponic Grow Mediums

Many different types of grow medium can be used in hydroponics.  There really is no right answer to the question of what hydroponic grow medium works the best. It varies…

6 Different Types Of Hydroponic Systems

6 Different Types Of Hydroponic Systems

Since there are many different options when it comes to hydroponic systems (here’s how much some different hydroponic systems cost), it can be hard to decide what method may work…

Hydropnic Tomato Roots

What is Hydroponics?

Hydroponics is the process of growing plants without soil, instead using nutrient rich water. Often times a grow medium is used to stabilize the root system, anchoring the plant. Roots…

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How To Grow Hydroponic Mint

Mint is one of my favorite herbs. It is easy to grow, grows fast and has so many uses. Here’s how you grow hydroponic mint. Recommended Mint Varieties for Hydroponics…

hydroponic spinach

How To Grow Fresh Hydroponic Spinach

I definitely recommend growing some hydroponic spinach. Spinach is high in iron and other nutrients that are beneficial to many aspects of your health.  Like other leafy greens, it’s a…

How To Grow Hydroponic Broccoli

How To Grow Hydroponic Broccoli

Our family loves broccoli. It can make a good healthy snack or side, though we typically choose to drown it in cheese. Broccoli can be a great hydroponic vegetable to…

How to grow hydroponic broccoli

How To Grow Fresh Hydroponic Basil

Basil is a popular herb to grow with both traditional and hydroponic growers. It’s easy to grow basil and thrives in hydroponic systems. Here’s a guide to growing some flavorful…

How to grow hydroponic cucumbers

How To Grow Delicious Hydroponic Cucumbers

Cucumbers don’t last long around our house. We use them in many different kinds of meals, salads, and snacks; my favorite being bread and butter pickles. Hydroponic cucumbers are easy…

How to grow hydroponic bell peppers

How To Grow Sweet Hydroponic Bell Peppers

Bell peppers were one of the vegetables I wanted to learn to grow when I got into hydroponics. After learning to grow lettuce and tomatoes I thought it was time to…

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How To Rid Aphids From Your Indoor Hydroponic Garden

Aphids are one of the more common pests you may run into when hydroponic gardening. Once established they can quickly take over. Luckily with some early action and a little…

4 Ways To Make Money With Hobby Hydroponics

When I first started, I didn’t have much money to put towards my hydroponic hobby. I soon realized with a little work I could utilize what I’ve learned to turn…

A Simple Guide To Hydroponic Plant Spacing

Plant spacing is an important aspect of planning your hydroponic garden. Hydroponic plant spacing is different than traditional soil gardens. It’s important to give your plants enough space to grow…

Best gifts for hydroponic gardeners

The Hydroponic Gardening Gift Guide

Recently I’ve been receiving a lot of questions about recommendations on gifts to get hydroponic gardeners. It can be hard buying a gift for a hobby that you don’t know…